The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cognos products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cognos over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Cognos.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cognos
Rank 49 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Cognos 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.04% 0.16% -
As % of the Vendors category 5.04% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £404 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £394
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £69.07 - £82.00
Cognos
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 235 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.52% 37.78% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 146 98
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Cognos
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing Cognos as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Cognos Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region.

Cognos Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Cognos Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Cognos
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cognos across the West Sussex region.

Cognos Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Cognos
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cognos within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley - 6 £338 -
Gatwick - 3 £407 -
Cognos
South East

Cognos
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cognos also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Cognos.

1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
1 21 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (60.87%) SQL
4 14 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (56.52%) ETL
5 13 (56.52%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (52.17%) Oracle
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (47.83%) Power BI
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) Big Data
10 6 (26.09%) Apache Hive
10 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
10 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
10 6 (26.09%) Apache
10 6 (26.09%) Migration
11 5 (21.74%) MySQL
11 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
11 5 (21.74%) Tableau
12 4 (17.39%) Degree
12 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
12 4 (17.39%) QlikView
12 4 (17.39%) OLAP
12 4 (17.39%) .NET
12 4 (17.39%) IBM
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft

Cognos
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Apache
1 6 (26.09%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
2 18 (78.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (60.87%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (56.52%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (47.83%) Power BI
7 11 (47.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (30.43%) Big Data
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (26.09%) Apache Hive
10 6 (26.09%) Hadoop
11 5 (21.74%) MySQL
12 4 (17.39%) OLAP
12 4 (17.39%) QlikView
13 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
13 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (4.35%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (4.35%) Toad
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Developer
3 8 (34.78%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 5 (21.74%) DBA
5 5 (21.74%) SQL BI Developer
5 5 (21.74%) SQL DBA
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server BI Developer
6 4 (17.39%) SSRS Developer
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (13.04%) SSAS Developer
7 3 (13.04%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Business Objects Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle DBA
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Oracle SQL Server DBA
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 2 (8.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (56.52%) ETL
3 6 (26.09%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (8.70%) Information Architecture
6 1 (4.35%) Campaign Management
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (60.87%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Tableau
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) Talend
5 1 (4.35%) SAP